COVID-Related Election Litigation Tracker

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This database consolidates and tracks litigation concerning the effect of the pandemic on election law. The purpose of this tool is to provide an interactive list of relevant cases that can be searched by issue, court, status, and jurisdiction.

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Trump v. Toulouse Oliver


Trump v. Toulouse Oliver, No. 1:20-cv-01289 (D.N.M.)

  Case Summary Plaintiff, President Trump, seeks an injunction to prevent New Mexico's Electors from voting for President and Vice President. Plaintiff alleges that the New Mexico secretary of state violated the Electors Clause by enabling voters to return ballots at ballot dropboxes.
Filed 12/14/2020
State New Mexico
Type of Court Federal
Circuit Tenth Circuit
Status Closed ()
Last Updated 12/15/2020
Issue Tag(s) Vote-by-Mail (Drop Boxes/Drop Off Locations)
Complaint(s) 12/14/2020: Complaint filed.
Dispositive Ruling(s) 01/11/2021: Order/Ruling, Voluntary dismissal.
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